Students from participating universities must meet the following requirements: Individual students or student teams are eligibleStudents are enrolled at a participating university as a graduate student (i.e. Masters or Doctoral)Former SISCA winners are not eligibleAward Criteria – Each university has its own peer-review selection process. Winners are selected based on high-level criteria established by Dow, including: Potential for solving world challenges in alignment with the spirit of Dow’s 2015 Sustainability Goals;Interdisciplinary nature of work, for example, applied sciences, engineering, economics, public policy, social studies, business, etc.Innovative thinking and excellence in research. Project Evaluation – In addition to the high-level program award criteria, each participating university shall establish criteria upon which student research projects will be evaluated and shape its own peer-review selection process. Submission Guidelines - Each participating university will communicate to its student body the guidelines and deadlines for project submissions.
Grand Prize：$10,000.00 USD
Runner Up：$2,500.00 USD